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Mbale Heroes official, player banned over lost ball

Man Jose Kayima

The Eastern Region Football Association (ERFA) has banned Mbale Heroes FC team official Musazi Baker and Goalkeeper Mohamadi “Didi” Kasule over misconduct

Musazi has been banned from attending 6 matches, with effect from the start of Eastern Region League second round.

According to Chairperson ERFA Competitions Committee, Isaac Mpanso, Musazi went to the bench of Busia Young Stars FC, picked their balls and kicked them out and one ball got lost in the process as the two sides faced off in Uganda Cup preliminary round.

Mbale Heroes has also been fined 200,000 shillings and ordered to buy the lost ball for Busia Young.

Mbale Heroes custodian Didi has been given a three match ban for misconduct. He reportedly attacked a match official in the league game between Busia United and Mbale Heroes FC. The ban also starts when second round kicksoff.

Busia Fisheries FC has also been fined 200,000shillings after one of their officials reportedly attacked a referee during their league game against Mbale Garage FC. Failure to pay the fines by penalized sides will lead to point deduction according to Mpanso.

Meanwhile, the Eastern Region Football Associations has confirmed that the second round of the Eastern Region will begin on 28th February 2023.

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